Associate Professor Andrew Bonnell

Associate Professor

School of Historical and Philosophical Inquiry
Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences
a.bonnell@uq.edu.au
+61 7 336 56333

Overview

Assoc. Prof’s Andrew Bonnell’s research interests include: Modern German and European history. German cultural and intellectual history in social and political context. History of German Social Democracy.

Assoc. Prof. Bonnell holds a BA (Hons) (Sydney), and a PhD (Sydney). He is currently Associate Professor in History at UQ.

His teaching areas include Modern German history, European intellectual history, European fascism and the radical right, Film and history and Nationalism.

Assoc. Prof. Bonnell’s current research projects include Robert Michels and the political discontents of modernity and aspects of the history of German Social Democracy.

He is also the editor (History), Australian Journal of Politics and History.

Qualifications

  • PhD, The University of Sydney
  • BA (Hons), The University of Sydney

Publications

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Supervision

  • Doctor Philosophy

  • Master Philosophy

  • Doctor Philosophy

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Publications

Featured Publications

Book

Book Chapter

  • Bonnell, Andrew G. (2018). Social democrats and Germany’s war in South-West Africa, 1904–7: the view of the socialist press. Savage worlds: German encounters abroad, 1798-1914. (pp. 206-229) edited by Matthew P. Fitzpatrick and Peter Monteath. Manchester, United Kingdom: Manchester University Press. doi: 10.7765/9781526123411.00015

  • Bonnell, Andrew G. (2015). A ‘very valuable book’: Karl Marx and Appian. Appian’s Roman History: Empire and Civil War. (pp. 15-21) edited by Kathryn Welch. Swansea, Wales, United Kingdom: The Classical Press of Wales. doi: 10.2307/j.ctt1ws7x7f.8

  • Bonnell, Andrew G. (2015). Editor's Preface. The Grand Deception: Churchill and the Dardanelles. (pp. 1-4) edited by Andrew G. Bonnell. Newport, NSW, Australia: Big Sky Publishing.

  • Bonnell, Andrew G. and Vonhoff, Rebecca (2012). Introduction. Germans in Queensland: 150 years. (pp. 1-8) edited by Andrew G. Bonnell and Rebecca Vonhoff. Frankfurt am Main: Peter Lang.

  • Bonnell, Andrew G. (2012). Missing links? the Queensland labour movement and German social democracy before 1914. Germans in Queensland: 150 years. (pp. 115-127) edited by Andrew Bonnell and Rebecca Vonhoff. Frankfurt am Main: Peter Lang.

  • Bonnell, Andrew G. (2011). Introduction. An American Witness in Nazi Frankfurt The Diaries of Robert W. Heingartner, 1928-1937. (pp. 1-12) edited by Andrew G. Bonnell. Bern, Berlin, Bruxelles, Frankfurt am Main, New York, Oxford, Wien: Peter Lang.

  • Bonnell, Andrew G. (2010). Stephen Roberts and the Nazi threat, 1938-39. National socialism in Oceania: A critical evaluation of its effect and aftermath. (pp. 185-199) edited by Emily Turner-Graham and Christine Winter. Frankfurt am Main ; New York: Peter Lang Publishing.

  • Bonnell, A. G. (2000). Reforming the Reich? Social democracy and the German state, 1890-1914. The German Empire and Britain's Pacific Dominions, 1871-1919. Essays on the Role of Australia and New Zealand in World Politics in the Age of Imperialism. (pp. 395-414) edited by J. A. Moses and C. Pugsley. Claremont, California: Regina Books.

Journal Article

Conference Publication

  • Bonnell, Andrew G. (2014). German immigrants to Australia: multiple horizons and identities. 3rd International Symposium on International Migration and Qiaoxiang Studies 2014, Jiangmen, China, 11-14 December, 2014. Jiangmen, China: Guangdong Qiaoxiang Cultural Research Center, Wuyi University.

  • Bonnell, Andrew G. (2011). From Saxony to South Brisbane: The German-Australian socialist Hugo Kunze. 12th Biennial National Labour History Conference, Canberra, Australia, 15-17 September 2011. Canberra, Australia: Australian Society for the Study of Labour History, Canberra Region Branch and National Centre of Biography, Australian National University.

  • Bonnell, A. G. (2007). Reds In The Ranks: Social Democrats In The Kaiser's Army. Australasian Association For European History Conference, Melbourne, Australia, 11-15 July, 2005. Unley, South Australia: Australian Humanities Press.

  • Bonnell, Andrew G. (2004). Australian Journal of Politics and History: Foreword.

  • Bonnell, A. G. (2004). Robert Michels and the intellectual origins of Fascism. Fourteenth Biennial Conference of the Australian Association for European History, Brisbane Australia, July 2003. South Australia: Australian Humanities.

  • Bonnell, A. G. (2003). Did they read Marx? German social democratic workers and Marx reception before 1914. Thirteenth Biennial Conference of the AAEH, Auckland, July 2001. South Australia: Australian Humanities Press.

  • Bonnell, A. G. (2000). Shylock in the 'Third Reich'. Twelfth Biennial Conference of the Australasian Association for European History, University of Western Australia, Perth, 5-9 July 1999. Canberra: Southern Highlands Publishers.

Edited Outputs

PhD and MPhil Supervision

Current Supervision

  • Doctor Philosophy — Principal Advisor

  • Master Philosophy — Principal Advisor

  • Doctor Philosophy — Principal Advisor

  • Master Philosophy — Principal Advisor

  • Doctor Philosophy — Principal Advisor

  • Doctor Philosophy — Principal Advisor

  • Doctor Philosophy — Principal Advisor

  • Doctor Philosophy — Principal Advisor

  • Doctor Philosophy — Principal Advisor

  • Doctor Philosophy — Principal Advisor

  • Doctor Philosophy — Principal Advisor

    Other advisors:

  • Doctor Philosophy — Associate Advisor

  • Doctor Philosophy — Associate Advisor

  • Doctor Philosophy — Associate Advisor

Completed Supervision